Energy Efficient Equipment Rebates

efficiencyPEI offers rebates for the installation of ENERGY STAR® certified heating equipment including heat pumps, water saving devices, biomass heating devices, and other energy saving products. Rebates are outlined below.

How do I apply for the rebate?

To receive your efficiencyPEI equipment upgrade rebate, you must:

  1. fill out an Energy Efficient Equipment Rebates application form;
  2. collect dated sales receipt showing where unit was purchased including make and model numbers of unit installed;
  3. mail or drop off your registration form with original copies of dated receipt(s) and proof of income* (if required) to the address listed at the bottom.

* Proof of income is your original July GST Credit Notice showing your net family income, marital status and province of residence.

What is considered low-income?

Low-income is defined as an annual household income of $35,000 or less.

Heat Pumps

Mini-split (ductless) Air Source Heat Pump

  • Heat Pump Regular Rebate: $1,200
  • Heat Pump Low-income Rebate: $2,400
  • Must be ENERGY STAR Most Efficient 2018

Central (ducted or air-to-water) Air Source Heat Pump

  • Heat Pump Regular Rebate: $2,500 Illustration that shows how a heat pump takes heat from the outside air and moves it inside.
  • Heat Pump Low-income Rebate: $4,500
  • Must be ENERGY STAR Most Efficient 2018

Ground Source (Geothermal) Heat Pump

  • Heat Pump Regular Rebate: $4,000
  • Heat Pump Low-income Rebate: $7,500
  • Must be ENERGY STAR Most Efficient 2018

Boilers and Heaters

Oil Boiler

  • Regular Rebate: $500
  • Low-income Rebate: $900
  • Must have an AFUE of 87.0% or higher
  • Must be ENERGY STAR certified

Oil Furnace

  • Regular Rebate: $500
  • Low-income Rebate: $900
  • Must have an AFUE of 94.0% or higher
  • Must be ENERGY STAR certified

Propane Boiler or Propane Furnace

  • Regular Rebate: $500
  • Low-income Rebate: $900
  • Must have an AFUE of 95.0% (boiler) or 97.0% (furnace) or higher
  • Must be ENERGY STAR certified

Electric Thermal Storage Furnace - Summerside

  • Regular Rebate: $1500
  • Low-income Rebate: $2750
  • Must be through City of Summerside Electric Utility “Heat for Less Now!” program

Electric Thermal Storage Heater - Summerside

  • Regular Rebate: $750
  • Low-income Rebate: $1400
  • Must be through City of Summerside Electric Utility “Heat for Less Now!” program

Hot Water Heaters and Recovery

Electric Thermal Hot Water Heater - Summerside

  • Regular Rebate: $500
  • Low-income Rebate: $900
  • Must be through City of Summerside Electric Utility “Heat for Less Now!” program

Solar Thermal Hot Water Heater

  • Regular Rebate: $1500
  • Low-income Rebate : $2750
  • Must be CAN/CSA F379 certified or ENERGY STAR certified

Tankless Propane Hot Water Heater

  • Regular Rebate: $500
  • Low-income Rebate: $900
  • Must be ENERGY STAR with energy factor of 0.90 or higher

    Air Source Heat Pump (Hybrid) Hot Water Heater

    • Regular Rebate: $1000
    • Low-income Rebate: $1800
    • Must be ENERGY STAR with energy factor of 2.0 or higher (<55 gal.)

    Indirect Hot Water Heater

    • Regular Rebate: $500
    • Low-income Rebate: $900

    Drain Water Heat/Energy Recovery Ventilator

    • Regular Rebate: $1000
    • Low-income Rebate: $1800
    • Must be ENERGY STAR

    Biomass Heat

    Biomass Stove

    • Regular Rebate: $1000
    • Low-income Rebate: $1800
    • Must be EPA approved

    Biomass Boiler / Furnace

    • Regular Rebate: $2000
    • Low-income Rebate: $3500
    • Must be EPA approved

    Contact:

    efficiencyPEI
    31 Gordon Drive
    PO Box 2000, Charlottetown, PE  C1A 7N8

    Phone: 1-877-734-6336 (toll-free)

      Published date: 
      June 11, 2018

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      Elmer J. Blanchard Building
      31 Gordon Drive,
      PO Box 2000
      Charlottetown, PE C1A 7N8

      Phone: (902) 620-3690
      Toll-free: 1-877-734-6336
      Fax: (902) 620-3796

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